Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Jesse Jackson

Professor and author Michael Eric Dyson hosted a symposium on the life and legacy of Jesse Jackson. Al Sharpton and Frederick Haynes… read more

Professor and author Michael Eric Dyson hosted a symposium on the life and legacy of Jesse Jackson. Al Sharpton and Frederick Haynes spoke about Reverend Jackson’s contributions to the civil rights movement. Members of the panel discussed ways that contemporary youth-oriented movements can and will benefit from Revereend Jackson’s legacy. Reverend Jackson himself spoke about what he considers civil rights issues, specifically the National Basketball Association lockouts and the protests of the movement to occupy Wall Street. close

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Program ID:
302531-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 23, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 4, 2012

Airing Details

  • Nov 23, 2011 | 10:06pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 24, 2011 | 3:46am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 23, 2011 | 3:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 30, 2011 | 2:27pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 03, 2012 | 4:57pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 04, 2012 | 1:34am EST | C-SPAN 3
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